The fervent believer in the European project was also an early advocate of market economics. We send our commiserations to his widow and family.
The new Energy and Climate Change Secretary epitomises the belief of the Cameroons that they can dominate politics for many years to come.
Chris Skidmore becomes Deputy Chair.
Recent ConservativeHome authors James Wharton and Guto Bebb are present. Both expressed concern about the consequences for their areas of the offer to Scotland.
Downing Street is mulling a means of putting Labour on the spot. How inspiring it would be to see evidence that it’s more than a tactical wheeze.
By challenging the German system of consensus politics, Cameron made himself a hero for a day.
Runners and riders include: Peter Lilley, Francis Maude, Sayeeda Warsi…and a former Prime Minister.
The Hitchen and Harpenden MP has all the necessary qualifications for the post.
Members of the Policy Board aren’t members of the Government.
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